Results for: 2017 OLCOTT BEACH CAR SHOW

RealRides of WNY - 1968 Skylark

If I had to use one word to describe the styling of this 1968 Buick Skylark Custom, it might be swoopy. It’s really evident from the side view, as seen below in the brochure illustration of the four-door hardtop which, like today's RealRide, is wearing factory fender skirts. You didn’t see them on the lesser Special models, and IMO it broke up the continuity of the end-to-end side swoo

RealRides of WNY - 1964 VW Type 2

The brochure writers called this 1964 Volkswagen Type 2“…the Pick-Up for builders, farmers, electricians, plumbers, flooring contractors.”Citing its 1,764-lb. load capacity — “only 236 pounds short of a ton,”and large, flat load area — “...all flat, all usable,”it certainly seemed to make sense. “Hinged sides and tailboard”made loa

RealRides of WNY - 1940 Dodge

I like the looks of this 1940 Dodgepanel truck because it appears thatit could drive through just about anything that WNY weather cares to throw at it. We came across it at the 2017 Olcott Beach Summer Car Showin Olcott. For fairer weather, Dodge also offered what it called a canopy truck (bottom of page)which it touted as “The ‘Best Buy’ for produce men, grocers, parcel delivery